Thomas L. Adams
Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, Texas 75275-0395

Thomas L. Adams received bachelor degrees in geology and in zoology/physiology from the University of Wyoming, while working at the UW Geological Museum. Previously, he attended commercial art school and worked in the private sector for several years before deciding to return to college to be a vertebrate paleontologist. Currently, he is a graduate student in the Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, were he earned his Masters degree and is working towards his Ph.D. He has conducted research in Mongolia, Alaska, Texas, and Wyoming and has been involved with additional expeditions in Colorado and Utah. His research is currently focused on Texas dinosaur and crocodile paleobiology and paleobiogeography of Mesozoic ecosystems.